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What Happened in Fintech: Week 20

SoftBank Vision fund invests $800m in UK fintech "By 2030, I believe the world will have an extensive ‘digital ecosystem’, i.e. something 100x more powerful than the Internet today." Belfast to introduce incentive-based...

What Happened in Banking: Week 20

North America: Bank of America giveth and Bank of America taketh awayNorth America: The Bank of Canada is underestimating the housing slumpAfrica: Equity Bank’s expansion in AfricaAsia: Goldman applies for banking license in Japan –...
ICBC joins the Fintech race

ICBC establishes FinTech research arm

In keeping with the nation’s ambition to be the world’s banking leaders, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China have created a new fintech research enterprise. The ICBC Information and Technology...

The Tidal Wave of Change in Consumption

The Tidal Wave of Change We are experiencing an unprecedented global shift in demographics. Our society is aging; we are living longer, healthier, and more productive lives. Life expectancy has improved significantly,...
Money 20/20 3-5 June in Amsterdam

The Future of Banking at Money 2020

The Future of Banking The journey from unbundling to rebundling and back has been a formidable one. Emerging technologies and the pace of innovation are driving changes throughout the banking industry at...
MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking 2019 in London

MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking 2019

Pushing the boundaries of digital banking innovation on 25 – 26 June 2019  |  at Venues St. Paul’s, London MoneyLIVE: Digital Banking 2019 brings together innovators and trendsetters to discuss the rapid advancement...
Malta AI & Blockchain Summit

Malta AI & Blockchain Summit

Two weeks to go: Malta AI & Blockchain Summit launching exclusive pool party on 22-25 May at the Hilton, St. Julian’s - Malta The second edition of the Malta AI & Blockchain...
Morgan Stanley Champions Diversity

Morgan Stanley’s Multicultural Innovation Lab

What the 3rd edition of the accelerator programme tells us about the future of venture capital investments and the glaring funding gap. On April 29th, Morgan Stanley announced the 10 female-headed startups...
Natwest Biometric Payments

Natwest in a Biometric Payment UK-Banking First

On April 18th Natwest became the first bank in the United Kingdom to offer their commercial and business customers a new biometric payment approval feature which waivers the need for a...
Standard Chartered's African Innovation Drive

Standard Chartered launches African eXellerator

On April 8th, Standard Chartered Bank announced the opening of a new innovation hub branch in Kenya. The Africa eXellerator, located in the bank’s head office in Chiromo, Nairobi, will provide...